Books tagged: resilience

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Still Having Fun: A Portrait of the Military Marriage of Rex and Bettie George 1941-2007
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,610. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This remarkable biography of a military marriage which lasted from 1941 until 2007 includes everything from letters written in war zones to photographs that chronicle the lives and romance of Rex and Bettie George. Written by their daughter, Candace George Thompson, after their deaths, "Still Having Fun" is a moving testament to the character and resilience of American military families.
Pressure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 760. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Breaking down human toughness; why some have it, and other's simply don't. Some blink in the face of stress, others galvanize. Why? Are we ordained tough at birth, or is it a learned skill?
Winning Through: Resilience and you
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Winning Through: Resilience and you is an empowering book that gives you the theory, the skills and strategies to deal with the tough times and win through.
The Seventh System: The Thinking Person's Guide to the Human Emotional System
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,210. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
A dynamic new way to understand individual emotional experiences as part of a larger system that regulates how people feel moment to moment. Understanding that can help anyone stay more emotionally balanced and recover from painful and uncomfortable emotions more quickly. Over 60 case histories, examples told as personal stories, make the discussion accessible to anyone.
A NEATS Analysis of Child Physical Abuse
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This article shows how child physical abuse threatens children’s psychological and physical health and is a symptom of callousness and inhumanity in adults who perpetrate it. Despite the consequences of physical abuse, most parents physically abuse their children at least once. The article uses the NEATS, a child and family assessment, to show pathways to recovery.
What Grows By Moonlight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Oh that Love was always symmetrical, always reciprocated, always came in pairs. Alas it is not always these things, and when it is not it can spawn a most agonizing and enduring pain, that of unrequited Love. What Grows By Moonlight is a short story that tells of one man's struggle to overcome an unrequited love.
Memoirs of a Remarkable Survivor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,090. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
This book is dedicated to anyone who has earned their diploma from the University of Hard Knocks! Be thankful for your own resilience--not everyone can take a beating and stand up. In 1993, a family counselor told the author it was remarkable that she had not attempted suicide. "You haven't even heard half of it!" Today, the author's life is full of love, peace, joy and harmony. Here is light.
A Handful of Stories
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 62,620. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A Handful of Stories is a collection of ten short stories. These stories reflect the hopes and aspirations of urban India and the young people gravitating towards it. There is passion, frustration, love, rejection, endurance, despair, faith, deception, ambition, tragedy and a host of other emotions in them, which is a microcosm, of life in India.
Uncommon Leadership
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,970. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Categories: Essay » Business
Full of practical wisdom, sure to cause the leadership/management professional to reflect, think and act in new ways. Get insight from 20 leaders with real, in the trenches experience and apply these ideas, skills and methods to your professional style. A must read for new and veteran leaders and managers alike.
Charismatic Leadership: A How to Guide
Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 17 · Applied Philosophy, Book 9 · Leadership, Book 9. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Charisma is a subtle light that shines from within a person who is living their life to its fullest potential. It is perceived as the result of certain outward behaviors, yet true charisma comes from deep within a person approaching self-realization. This heightened awareness has been called enlightenment, Satori, awakening. In this book it is called self-actualization. Find out how you can do it.